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Richard L Tousignant

Personal injury Attorney at Minneapolis, MN

5.0   1 review
  • Licensed for 37 years
    State MN
    Acquired 1986
    Status
    Authorized to Practice No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Richard

Learn Richard’s areas of practice.

2
Practice areas
  1. Personal injury
    75%
    My practice is limited to plaintiffs personal injury. I represent injured victims of car, motorcycle and truck crashes. I take a great deal of pride in getting my clients the most compensation possible through negotiation or jury trial.

    37 years

  2. Wrongful death
    25%

I am a Nationally Board Certified Civil Trial specialist. I limit my practice to personal injury law. The vast majority is auto, motorcycle and truck crashes. Listed in Woodward Whites "Best lawyers in America" and have been named a Super Lawyer by Minnesota Law and Politics magazine every year since 1997.

Location

Schwebel Goetz & Sieben PA
80 S 8th St Ste 5120
Minneapolis, MN, 55402-2246

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Reviews

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Posted by Lynn | February 16, 2015
Wrongful Death of my husband/Car Accident
Richard and his staff did an exceptional job in handling my husband Wrongful Death case. They took care of everything and there was a total stress relief in them handling the situation.

Cost

Rates
  • Contingency 25%-40%
  • Retainer Always
Payment methods
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Resume

AVVO RATING 9.5 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Schwebel, Goetz and Sieben
  • 1986 - Present

Education

  • William Mitchell College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1986

Associations

  • National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • Civil trial specialist
  • 1998 - Present
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Fellow
  • 1995 - Present
  • Million dollar Advocates Forum
  • 1992 - Present
  • Minnesota Association for Justice
  • 1986 - Present
  • American Association for Justice
  • 1986 - Present
  • No-Fault Standing Committee
  • Appointed by Mn Supreme Court
  • 1997 - 2003
  • Minnesota Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • Appointed by Governor Carlson Legal Liaison
  • 1996 - 2002
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2015
  • Member
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • 2015
  • Personal Injury Minnesota
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2008
  • Personal Injury Minnesota
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2007
  • Top 40 in Personal Injury
  • Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2006
  • Personal Injury Minnesota
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2006
  • Top 30 in Personal Injury
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2005
  • Top 40 in Personal Injury
  • Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2005
  • Top 40 personal Injury Attorneys
  • Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2004
  • Top 40 Personal Injury Lawyers in Minnesota
  • Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2003
  • Super Lawyer
  • Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine
  • 1997
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Publications

  • Minnesota Trial Lawyer magazine
  • Litigating Soft Tissue Cases
  • 2000
  • Minnesota Trial Lawyer magazine
  • State of the Union Injuries 2000
  • 2000

Speaking Engagements

  • Arbitrators Conference
  • Mn No Fault Arbitration
  • 2013
  • Advanced No Fault
  • Ethics for Arbitrators
  • 2012
  • 2011 Advanced No Fault
  • Ethics for Experienced Arbitrators
  • 2011
  • Advanced No Fault
  • Roundtable on Ethics for Arbitrators
  • 2010
  • Record Keeping
  • Chiropractic Narrative Report
  • 1993
  • Soft Tissue Injury
  • Arbitrations Plaintiffs Perspective
  • 1990
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Attorney endorsements

Received (4)
Given (3)
Endorse Richard
Personal injury Attorney | Jul 06
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 20
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Richard is great. He values his clients and knows how to evaluate a case. He is often called upon for help and insight by his colleagues. The legal community holds him in the highest regard."
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. he is hardworking and has a thorough understanding of injury law. i would not hesitate to hire him."
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 16
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Richard is one of the top personal injury attorneys in Minnesota. He's very highly respected by the bench and bar for his civility and zealous advocacy."
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